NASA has announced a study to explore the impact of the conditions that astronauts might experience while travelling in space.
In astronomy we often focus on the cosmos and observing the cosmos from here on Earth or by using unmanned space craft.
Here is a link to a great article on the Voyager mission by NASA, as Voyager 1 has left, with Voyager 2 hot on its tail
A supernova has been discovered in M74, announced on IAU Circular 7810 today.
NASA has recently sent a probe to Eros to land and photograph the surface. Colin Henshaw sent this note to the web pages.
Patrick Caldwell Moore has been knighted!!! (30th December 2000).